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accomplishment

noun

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1 a successful result brought about by hard work
  • our biggest accomplishment this week was finishing the living room makeover

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2 the doing of an action
  • your prompt accomplishment of this urgent project is much appreciated

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3 the state of being actual or complete
  • a long, difficult project whose accomplishment we wondered if we would ever see

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4 a high level of taste and enlightenment as a result of extensive intellectual training and exposure to the arts
  • what his wife lacked in traditional accomplishment she made up for with a great generosity of spirit

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The first known use of accomplishment was in the 15th century

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“Accomplishment.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/accomplishment. Accessed 14 Jun. 2021.

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